Flunk Day!

Dublin Core

Title

Flunk Day!

Subject

Coe College -- Students -- Recreation; Flunk Day, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Broadsides -- Iowa -- Cedar Rapids; College wit and humor

United States -- Iowa -- Linn County -- Cedar Rapids

Education

Description

A broadside distributed to publicize the arrival of Flunk Day, an annually occurring student skip day at Coe College. Art work by Don Chilcote, Coe College class of 1916. Chilcote later served as art director for the Chicago Evening American newspaper. After 19 years with the Hearst syndicate, he became art director of the Chicago Sun. Chilcote is most remembered for creating the cartoon character Handy Andy, a feature of the Chicago Sun-Times.

Creator

Coe College

Date

1921

1916; 1917; 1918; 1919; 1920; 1921; 1922; 1923; 1924; 1925; 1926

Contributor

Chilcote, Don, 1892-1948

Rights

Usage statement: U.S. and international copyright laws protect this digital image. Commercial use or distribution of the image is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder. For permission to use the digital image, please contact the Stewart Memorial Library, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52402

Still Image Item Type Metadata

File Name

Handbill1921.tif

Repository

George T. Henry College Archives, Stewart Memorial Library, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52402

Digital Reproduction Information

112081.432 kb file in uncompressed TIFF format scanned at 600 dpi on a Microtek ScanMaker 9800XL with Adobe Photoshop Elements 2.0

Contact information.

Please contact: Archivist, Stewart Memorial Library, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402

Digital item created

6/29/2004